Complete your Paul Woolford Presents Bobby Peru collection. The title track for Bobby Peru's second album, THE TRUTH, takes a momentary detour into bass-driven funk, but it's not long until the 4/4 drops and guitar stabs are flying all over the place. With that, THE TRUTH takes on a much more 'live' feel, even though its instrumentation is still mostly electronic. The drum patterns on "Once Bitten," for instance, carry that feeling, as Woolford moves beyond the tech-house of his debut. Indeed, "Scandal" has a nice dose of acid electro, and "Anatomy of Desire" straight-up electro.
Tracklistings come from MusicBrainz. org Though it's mostly comprised of these kinds of belligerent, party-hard tracks, the album is broken up with mood pieces like the short but incisive Shibboleth (inspired by artist Doris Salcedo's London Tate exhibition) and Emotional Violence, as well as rolling, electronic, funk nuggets such as Once Bitten.
But you could make a case that Leeds DJ and producer extraordinaire Paul Woolford has at least made a convincing attempt at originality on his latest album on the 20:20 Vision imprint, The Truth (or, at least, this is how the promotional, er, discourse would like us to believe). Still riding the wave created by the success of ‘Erotic Discourse’ about two years ago, Woolford, here under his Bobby Peru guise, has created a truly consistent album
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With dates booked around the world, a residency at Space in Ibiza, and a prolific stream of releases, DJ Paul Woolford is keeping a busy schedule. The Truth is the opening title track from Woolford’s second album as Bobby Peru, the alias he uses when recording for Leeds-based label 2020 Vision. native who grew up in that city, Woolford found success with 2006’s minimal anthem Erotic Discourse, garnering attention for the both Bobby Peru alias and his hometown label.
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